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Professor Sarah Schindler

Café Creep

By Professor Sarah Schindler

I have been thinking a lot lately about public space and private space. The project I’m currently working on examines privately owned property that functions as public space. This occurs when building owners make a portion of their private property open and accessible to the public, typically in exchange for…

Professor Jeff Thaler

How ACOEL and the White House Make (Some) History

By Visiting Professor Jeffrey Thaler

Back in the early days of the American College of Environmental Lawyers, then-incoming President Brad Martin had asked interested Members to work with Lexis Nexis in developing some treatises on a range of topics. Indeed, years later you can visit this link to see how you too can join the very few who purchase some of these treatises, see a photo of Brad, and the list of ACOEL authors…

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Maine Law in the News

Hon. Kermit V. LipezU.S. Circuit Judge Kermit V. Lipez to present annual Constitution Day Lecture

The Honorable Kermit V. Lipez., federal judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit, will present the annual Constitution Day Lecture at the University of Maine School of Law on Tuesday, September 20, 2016.

De'Anna Mills & Roger PutnamThe University of Maine School of Law and Verrill Dana Honor Roger Putnam’s Legacy and Commitment to Equal Access to Justice in Maine

Maine Law and Verrill Dana recently hosted a luncheon to honor the legacy of long-time Verrill Dana attorney Roger Putnam and his commitment to ensuring access to justice for all Mainers. The luncheon brought representatives from Maine Law and Verrill Dana together with past and present Roger A. Putnam Fellows.

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